Tag Archives: Application

What is “Intent to Use” for Trademark Application Filing?

Filing an intent to use trademark application with the United States Patent and Trademark Office (USPTO) may be a good option if your trademark is not yet in use in commerce.  It’s essentially a way to reserve your right to … Continue reading

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SEC Proposes Actions to Improve Cross-Border Application of Security-Based Swap Requirements

The Securities and Exchange Commission today proposed a package of rule amendments and interpretive guidance to improve the framework for regulating cross-border security-based swaps transactions and market participants.The proposals are intended to improve the regulatory framework by pragmatically addressing implementation … Continue reading

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D&O Insurance: Warranty Exclusion Precludes Coverage Due to Application Misrepresentation

A federal district court has held that because of an insured company’s application misrepresentation about possible M&A activity, a D&O insurance policy’s Warranty Exclusion precludes coverage for the policyholder’s costs incurred in defending claims arising out of the insured company’s … Continue reading

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Iowa Supreme Court Narrows Application of Mechanic's Lien Statute

The Iowa Supreme Court recently addressed the question of whether a mechanic’s lien arising from the provision of materials and labor to a tenant can attach to the real property of the landlord where the landlord and the tenant are … Continue reading

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Website Accessibility: Make Sure Your Website and Job Application Portal is Accessible

If you had asked me a few years ago about ADA accessibility lawsuits, I would have talked about the importance of ensuring your business’s seating, aisles, and restrooms complied with the ADA accessibility guidelines.  Although plaintiffs continue to file lawsuits … Continue reading

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